E leadership sporting success and spirituality come together Fascinatingly interesting and very readable this is a book that I m sure I will come back to Having grown up in England as a devout lover of football this book gives a fabulous insight into an American sport and an icon of its sporting history What strikes me as I read this is the thought that this
is just a coach and this is not to disparage but to admire p hugely that the writing the thinking just a coach and this is not to disparage but to admire p hugely that the writing the thinking what is contained is so far removed from the hum drum drudgery many us are regularly exposed to in English footballIf you are a sports fan read it But this book transcends sport too For anyone interested in mental strength spiritual enlightenment coaching
and leadership this book has something for you leadership this book has something for you that it is bound up in sporting success for me makes it unputdownable Interesting book if you have watched NBA at least briefly You can find interesting thoughts about leadership but I think my interest wouldn t be the same if I didn t now at least some of the people mentioned in the book Being a bit of Chicago Bulls fun in the 90s that was not a problem. Able personalities to devote themselves to something larger than themselves Transformed Kobe Bryant from a rebellious teenager into a mature leader of a championship team Eleven times Jackson led his teams to the ultimate goal the NBA championship six times with the Chicago Bulls and five times with the Los Angeles Lakers We all Elisabeth Shue 135 Success Facts - Everything You Need to Know about Elisabeth Shue know the legendary stars on those teams or think we do WhatEleven Rings shows us however is that when it comes to the most important lessons we dontnow very much at all This book is full of revelations about fascinating personalities and their drive to win; about the wellsprings of motivation and competition at the highest levels; and about what it takes to bring out the best in ourselves and othe. .
Very good book with interesting team and mindfullness philosophies that will help anyone whether you are a sports person or manager
of a corporate team I bought this after watching the Last Dance what a trulya corporate team I bought this after watching the Last Dance what a truly leader I now now why he was admired by so many a thoroughly great read I was hoping for of a book about leadership from this outstanding coach but this book is about the individual personalities of basketball players and tactics on the court Their were some occasional sights into leadership and the benefits of meditation but not many Like so many others in 2020 I was captivated by the series of the Last Dance and enthralled the coaching methods of Phil Jackson which didn t get the full detail they deserved in the seriesThis bok does a wonderful job og providing Phil Jacksons perspective on his time with the Bulls and the Lakers with a much deeper insight into his management style thoughts and practices There is a lot of food for thought in here beyond the basketball court with a wide range of theological and phycological texts referenced Phil Jackson pushes Zen Buddhism to the reader lik. For fans of the
hit Netflix docuseries The Last DanceDuring his storied career as head coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los AngelesNetflix docuseries The Last DanceDuring his storied career as head coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Phil Jackson wonchampionships than any coach in the history of professional sports Evenimportant he succeeded in never wavering from coaching his way from a place of deep values Jackson was tagged as the Zen master half in jest by sportswriters but the nickname speaks to an important truth this is a coach who inspired not goaded; who led by awakening and challenging the better angels of his players nature not their egos fear or greedThis is the story of a preachers id from North Dakota who grew up to be one of the most innovative leaders of our time In his uest to reinvent himself Jackson.
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A Point Intrigue Worthpoint of intrigue worth rather than shalt do as I sayGiven so many seasons the depth of information is little thin but as I am not a huge follower of basketball as a UK resident this is the default position I got enough information on the primary players and characters The insights into Kobe Bryant and his development are interestingAt just 350 pages you feel this book could have been double the size and just as enthralling but for what it is it is a well recommended read if you liked the Last Dance and are interested in learning about Phil Jackson coaching style Best coaching insught book I ve read A classic look at managing hugely different personalities in an incredibly competitive and high stakes environment If you re a spiritual person in a competitive industry I can t recommend this enough If you re interested in basketball this probably is a slice of life you re not overly familiar with If you re interested in spirituality this book gives a real idea of how it works in real life I read it for both reasons and it was just very rewarding for both A book wher. Explored everything from humanistic psychology and Native American philosophy to Zen meditation In the process he developed a new approach to leadership based on freedom authenticity and selfless teamwork that turned the hyper competitive world of professional sports on its headIn Eleven Rings Jackson candidly describes how he Learned the secrets of mindfulness and team chemistry while playing for the champion New York Knicks in the 1970s Managed Michael Jordan the greatest player in the world and got him to embrace selflessness even if it meant losing a scoring title Forged successful teams out of players of varying abilities by getting them to trust one another and perform in sync Inspired Dennis Rodman and other uncoach. ,